Thailand murders: Two men found guilty and face death for UK killings
24 December 2015
From the section UK
Hannah Witheridge and David Miller were found dead on the island of Koh Tao
Two Burmese men have been found guilty and sentenced to death for murdering two UK tourists in Thailand last year.
Zaw Lin and Wai Phyo killed Hannah Witheridge, 23, from Norfolk, and David Miller, 24, from Jersey, judges said.
The backpackers’ bodies were found on a beach on the southern Thai island of Koh Tao on 15 September 2014.
The men, migrants from Myanmar, initially confessed to the killings but later retracted their statements saying they had …read more
Source:: BBC UK